Vitality

May 2019 Edition

In the spirit of being sustainable, economically efficient, and allowing instant access to the latest Vitality Employee Newsletter, we provide all issues in electronic format.


Building Community Spring Celebration: Friday, May 31

Building Community Spring Celebration: Friday, May 31

Mark your calendars now for Building Community Spring Celebration on Friday, May 31 from 2-4 p.m. on Britton Plaza! For details of this event, check out this issue of Vitality! (page 1)


Getting the Most From Your Benefits: Reliance Standard Additional Benefits Available!

Getting the Most From Your Benefits: Reliance Standard Additional Benefits Available!

Did you know that all active eligible full-time employees on the Life/AD&D/LTD plan offered by Reliance Standard have access to additional benefits? See inside this issue to learn more. (page 2)


Tech Tip: Multi-Factor Authentication Available NOW!

Tech Tip: Multi-Factor Authentication Available NOW!

In these times of constant malicious phishing email attacks, password authentication to vital college resources is simply not enough. Should a Dickinson employee or student fall prey to a phishing scam and unwittingly give away their password to a criminal, that criminal has full access to the employee or student accounts. Learn about this new security feature coming soon. Look inside for more details and plan to attend an open help session this month! (page 3)


National Bike to Work Day: Friday, May 17

National Bike to Work Day: Friday, May 17

Friday, May 17 is National Bike to Work Day. If you participate, take a picture and tag #dsonbiking. Do you bike to work? Let us know! (page 4)


U-Turn 2019: Donations to support the Carlisle Community

U-Turn 2019: Donations to support the Carlisle Community

Did you know that donating your unwanted or unused items to U-Turn supports sustainability, and also benefits others in the Dickinson and Carlisle communities through United Way? More information in this issue! (page 5)


Professional Development

  • New Hires for April (page 2)
  • Multi-Factor Authentication Open Sessions (page 4)
  • 2020 Spring Into Semester Common Reading Program (page 5)
  • Open Sesame (page 7)
  • Protecting Our Community (page 7)
  • Leadership Cumberland (page 7)

Work Life Balance

  • Building Community: National Mental Health Awareness Month (page 1)
  • Open Enrollment (page 2)
  • TIAA 1:1 Consultations & Financial Webinars (page 2)
  • Aetna 1:1 Consultations (page 2)
  • Get the Most Out of Your Benefits: Aetna & Health Advocate (page 2)


Wellness Programs & Events

  • National Mental Health Awareness Month (page 1)
  • Severe Weather Hazards (page 3)
  • Nutrition Corner (page 4)
  • Massage Therapy Day (page 5)
  • Free Squash Clinic (page 6)
  • Free Health Risk Assessments (page 6)
  • Humor - It Does a Body Good (page 6)
  • Free Blood Pressure Screenings (page 6)

Special Programs & Announcements

  • National Bike to Work Day (page 4)
  • Harrisburg Senators Game Days (page 4)
  • U-Turn 2019 (page 5)
  • Padraic Wood, Personal Training (page 5)
  • Wellness@Dickinson Incentive Program (page 6)
  • Wellness Fitness Incentive Winner (page 8)
  • Registration/Attendance Reminders (page 8)